Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Scythris aerariella

Scythris aerariella (Herrich-Schäffer, 1855)

on Astragalus

parasite

Larvae in silken tubes below the plants.

host plants

Fabaceae, monophagous

Astragalus.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

larva

Described and illustrated by Heckford & Beavan; picture also on Lepiforum.

references

Heckford & Beavan (2018b).

Last modified 5.iii.2020